Board of Directors

Robin Hood’s work is made possible by the generosity of our distinguished board, whose dedication to our work is evidenced by their personal and financial commitment: our board underwrites all administrative costs, so that 100% of your donation goes to fight poverty in New York.

Lee S. Ainslie III

Founder and Managing Partner
Maverick Capital Management, LLC

Mark S. Bezos

Founder & General Partner
HighPost Capital, LLC

Victoria B. Bjorklund, Esq.

Of Counsel
Simpson Thacher and Bartlett LLP

Angela Glover Blackwell


Jeff T. Blau

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Scott Bommer

Peter F. Borish

Computer Trading Corp.

Geoffrey Canada

Harlem Children's Zone

Cecily Carson

President and Trustee
The Carson Family Charitable Trust

Michael Chae

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Managing Director
The Blackstone Group

Anne Dinning

Managing Director and Executive Committee Member
The D. E. Shaw Group

Glenn Dubin

Dubin & Company

David Einhorn

Co-Founder and President
Greenlight Capital

Mary Callahan Erdoes

Chief Executive Officer
J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management

Roland Fryer

Henry Lee Professor of Economics
Harvard University

John A. Griffin

Blue Ridge Capital

Doug Haynes

Managing Partner
Council Advisors

Kaya Henderson

CEO and Founder
Reconstruction US

Jeffrey R. Immelt

New Enterprise Associates, Inc

Paul Tudor Jones II, Founder

Founder, Co-Chairman, and Chief Investment Officer
Tudor Investment Corporation

Peter D. Kiernan III

Kiernan Ventures

John King Jr.

State University of New York (SUNY)

Monte Lipman

Founder and CEO
Republic Records

Dina Powell McCormick, Chair

Vice Chairman, President, and Global Head of Client Services
BDT & MSD Partners

Alexandra Mondre

Managing Partner
AGM Ventures LLC

Craig Nevill-Manning

Distinguished Software Engineer

Michael Novogratz

Founder and CEO
Galaxy Digital LP

Alexis Ohanian

Seven Seven Six

John Overdeck

Co-Chairman and Co-Founder
Two Sigma Investments

Robert Pittman

Chairman and CEO

David Puth

Vice Chairman
Partners Capital

Larry Robbins

Founder, Portfolio Manager, and CEO
Glenview Capital Management

David Saltzman


Alan D. Schwartz

Executive Chairman
Guggenheim Partners

David M. Solomon

Chairman and CEO
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Barry Sternlicht

Chairman and CEO
Starwood Capital Group

Steve Stoute

Founder and CEO

John Sykes

President of Entertainment Enterprises

Marta Tienda

Maurice P. During ’22 Professor of Demographic Studies and Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs
Princeton University

Kenneth G. Tropin

Chairman and Founder
Graham Capital Management

Leadership Council

Robin Hood’s Leadership Council is a diverse group of donors who share a commitment to empowering New Yorkers. Council members work closely with the Board of Directors and staff to spread awareness and broaden our poverty-fighting resources.

Neil Blumenthal

Co-Founder and Co-CEO
Warby Parker

Anthony Bozza

Managing Partner
Lakewood Capital Management

Mel Carter

Music Executive/ Investor
Warner Music Group

Victoria Black Cochran

Black Family Philanthropies

Elissa Doyle

Chief Marketing Officer
Third Point LLC

Ben Famiglietti

Vice President Creative Development
Disney Theatrical Group

Scott Ferguson

Managing Partner
Sachem Head Capital Management

Jennifer Grubman

Founder & President
Innovative Philanthropy

William Harsh

Founder and Managing Partner
Tryline Capital

Allan Houston

Founder & Chairman

Rachel Jacobellis

Andrew Janian

Senior Managing Director

Nancy Jarecki

Betty Beauty

Derek Kaufman

Former Head of Global Fixed Income
Citadel LLC

John Khoury

Managing Partner
Long Pond Capital

Matthew Knauer

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer
Nokota Management LP

Philip Krim

Founder & Managing Partner
Montauk Ventures

Kristin Lemkau, Co-Chair

Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Wealth Management
J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

Chris Licht

Eli Manning, Co-Chair

New York Giants

DeRay Mckesson

Co-founder and Executive Director
Campaign Zero

Ali-Milan Nekmouche

Managing Director
Two Sigma Investments, LP

Serena Park

Managing Director
Moon Capital Management

Tony Pasquariello

Partner and Managing Director
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Purnima Puri, Co-Chair

Founding Partner
HPS Investment Partners

Stephanie Ruhle

Anchor & Correspondent

Justin Sadrian

Partner and Managing Director
Warburg Pincus

Jabali Sawicki

Compass Director

Allen Thorpe

Hellman & Friedman LLC

Justin Tuck

Managing Director
Goldman Sachs

Robert Wolf

32 Advisors

Jeff Zalaznick

Managing Partner
Major Food Group

Ingrid von Ahn

Co-Founder & Executive Director
Ingrid & Luis von Ahn Foundation, ILVA Foundation

Emeritus Board of Directors

We recognize these distinguished individuals who previously served on Robin Hood’s Board, who maintain a close interest and dedication to our collective impact in New York City.

Jacklyn Bezos

President and Co-Founder
Bezos Family Foundation

Lloyd Blankfein

Senior Chairman
Goldman Sachs & Co.

Tom Brokaw

Senior Correspondent
NBC News

Richard Chilton

Chairman and CEO
Chilton Investment Co., Inc.

Steven A. Cohen

Chairman and CEO
Point72 Asset Management

Stan Druckenmiller

Chairman and CEO
Duquesne Family Office

Marian Wright Edelman

President Emerita
Children's Defense Fund

Laurence D. Fink

Chairman and CEO

Marie-Josée Kravis

Marie-Josée & Henry R. Kravis Foundation

Philippe Laffont

Founder and Chief Investment Officer
Coatue Management

Ken Langone

President and CEO
Invemed Associates, LLC

Mary McCormick

Fund for the City of New York

Doug Morris

12 Tone Music Group

Lachlan Murdoch

Co-Chairman of News Corp; Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Fox Corporation (FOX)

Gwyneth Paltrow


Diane Sawyer


Max Stone

Managing Director and Executive Committee Member
The D.E. Shaw Group

David Tepper

Founder and President
Appaloosa Management

Jann Wenner

Co-Founder and Publisher
Wenner Media

Brian Williams

Anchor and Managing Editor of NBC Nightly News
NBC Universal, Inc.

Dirk Ziff

Ziff Capital Partners

Jeff Zucker

Operating Partner, RedBird Capital Partners
Chief Executive Officer, RedBird IMI

Founding Leadership Council

Robin Hood’s Founding Leadership Council represents a pioneering group of philanthropists dedicated to the poverty fight. These founding members worked closely with our first Board of Directors and staff to advance Robin Hood’s mission.

Tony Anagnostakis

Managing Director
Moore Capital Management

Clifford S. Asness

Managing and Founding Principal
AQR Capital Management

Atiim "Tiki" Barber

Co-Host, CBS Sports Radio
Founder and Co-Chairman, Thuzio

Cecily Carson

Carson Family Charitable Trust

John D. Clark

Managing Partner
CVC Capital Partners

Anthony Davis

Co-Founder and President
Anchorage Capital Group

John DiRocco

Chief Operating Officer
Reef Road Capital

Anne Dinning

Managing Director and Executive Committee Member
The D. E. Shaw Group

David Einhorn

Co-Founder and President
Greenlight Capital

Danielle Ganek


Julius Gaudio

Managing Director and Executive Committee Member
D. E. Shaw Group

Jonathan Harris

Partner, President and CEO
Alternative Investment Management

Nancy Jarecki

Betty Beauty

Peter Muller

Founder and CEO
PDT Partners

Antonio "LA" Reid

Chairman and CEO
Epic Records

Max Stone

Managing Director and Executive Committee Member
The D.E. Shaw Group

Daniel B. Zwirn

Managing Member
Zwirn & Co.